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March 10, 2021
2:00 PM Eastern Time
Williams Ridge, Sheila
Lab School Director
University of Minnesota
Retired (Director & Co-Founder)
All Seasons Intergenerational Preschool
Sponsored by Nature Explore
Supporting teachers, children, and families in nature-based requires offering a depth of pedagogical and administrative leadership as well as frequent and clear communication and opportunities for dialogue. Join Join Sheila Williams Ridge, Author of “Nature-Based Learning for Young Children“, and Sarah Sivright, to discuss how to balance the needs of children, families, and staff in creating policies and procedures to lead during a time of crisis and beyond.
Whether you are considering increasing your outdoor learning as an option to keep children safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic or to meet the developmental needs of the children, this webinar will parse the role of administrators in nature-based learning environments.
Join this webinar to:
- Explore ways to prepare and support teachers in outdoor environments
- Develop systems for observing and assessing children and teachers
- Learn strategies to communicate with families around the values and practices of outdoor learning, especially around health and safety
All sessions are 1.5 hours long, and include a brief announcement from our sponsor.
2:oo PM – 3:30 PM Eastern Time.
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You can earn .2 CEUs for each webinar. The cost is $15 paid to University of Oklahoma online when you apply. Learn more here: Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from University of Oklahoma
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Resources for Nature-Based Learning
All Seasons Preschool- Developmental Summary Outline
Teacher Self Evaluation - All Seasons
Complete the Professional Development Reflections Form
Apply for CEUs (Optional, in addition to your free Certificate of Attendance!)